1978: The CONSTANTIA FILMS movie SONJA is a romantic drama produced in 1971 by Bill Troskie, with Daan Retief as director and scriptwriter. It tells the story of Sonja’s (played by Petru Wessels) husband, Chris (Hans Strydom), who is obsessed with having children to carry the proud De La Rey f
1979: A fictional police base on the border between Angola and the former South West Africa. While patrolling, a mail convoy is ambushed and most of the soldiers are shot. The captain (Danie Joubert) is rescued, but one of his constables (Tommie Erasmus) is taken prisoner. Die constable’s sist
1979: A train from the city of San Diaz steams across the monotonous desert landscape towards Angra Pequena, a village on the barren coast. On board the train is Charly, a young carefree pick-pocket, bumming a ride. Unaware of what fate has in store for him, Charly makes lighthearted fun of hi
1980: After many years, Kandas (Ryno Hattingh), literally runs into his primary school sweetheart, Kiepie (Debbie Labuschagne), on the university campus. Immediately, the spark between them is back! However, Kiepie is engaged to a bright young lawyer (Mieder Olivier), who drags Kandas to court
1980: Interesting fact: Uys and his handful of crew members drove about 50 000 km in 4x4s to film The Gods Must Be Crazy. Synopsis: The peaceful co-existence of a small Bushman community is destroyed when a Coke bottle falls from the sky. They have never seen as strange an object and
Despite Mimosa Films' humble beginnings back in 1964, it has evolved into a business entity of outstanding stature. Having produced a string of international box office sensations - including the most successful film the continent has ever made - The Gods Must Be Crazy - it has effortlessly branched out into a diverse number of corporate spheres.